|Hermon Baker - Baker, Hermon|
"Hermon Baker has operated a bead store, Yone, in San Francisco's North Beach for over over 40 years."
Keywords: Baker, Hermon; Yonemitsu, Arashiro; Yonemitsu, Sueko; Yone, Inc; Beadworkers; Artists; Stores, Retail
|Joe Jachetta : wartime memories - Jachetta, Joseph|
Transcription date: May 7, 2000
Keywords: Jachetta, Joseph; United States. Army. Field Artillery Observation Battalion, 7th; World War, 1939-1945
|Lena Massucco - Massucco, Lena|
"Lena Massucco was one of the children of the Spediacci family who helped run Speedy's Market on the southwest corner of Union and Montgomery Streets in San Francisco on Telegraph Hill"--P. [i]
Keywords: Massucco, Lena; Spediacci family; Speedy's Market (San Francisco, Calif.); Grocers
|Rhoda Pack Curtis - Curtis, Rhoda|
"Rhoda Pack Curtis had a leather clothes business called Rhoda Pack Leathers in San Francisco's North Beach on Grant Avenue. Between 1945 and 1955 she recalls those early days of creating her business and of starting the North Beach Fair with other local merchants."
Keywords: Curtis, Rhoda; Women; Leather garments industry; Fairs; Stores, Retail
|Joseph Jachetta - Jachetta, Joseph|
Interview date: Apr. 19, 1999; transcript date, May 23, 1999
Keywords: Jachetta, Joseph; Beauty operators; Restaurateurs; Italian Americans
|Ted Siddoway - Siddoway, Ted|
"Ted Siddoway, an architect, lived on the east side of Telegraph Hill in San Francisco's North Beach for 53 years. The apartment building he chose was perched on a steep cliff with step-down apartments stacked against the hill. He lived at the bottom apartment with over 90 steps to reach his front door. His memories gives us a sense of what it was like to be perched in his eagle's nest."
Keywords: Siddoway, Ted; Architects
|Peter Macchiarini - Macchiarini, Peter|
Interview date: Mar. 27, 1999; transcript date, Apr. 12, 1999
Keywords: Macchiarini, Peter; Jewelers; Fairs; Italian Americans
|Arthur Hanna - Hanna, Arthur|
Interview date: Mar. 23, 1999; transcript date, Apr. 8, 1999
Keywords: Hanna, Arthur; Cabinetmakers
|Vera Ransom - Ransom, Vera|
"Vera Ransom recalls her life in San Francisco's North Beach between 1940 and the present (2004), and her travels worldwide."
Keywords: Ransom, Vera
|Ines Belli - Belli, Ines|
Interview date: Aug. 25, 1999; transcript date, Jan. 16, 2001
Keywords: Belli, Ines; Italian Americans
|Marie Harrington - Harrington, Marie|
Interview date, May 18, 1999; transcript date, Dec. 9, 1999
Keywords: Harrington, Marie; Italian Americans
|Annie Guardino Wallace - Wallace, Annie Guardino|
"Annie Guardino tells us of her life in San Francisco's North Beach Italian community as a child. Her father was a fruit and vegetable seller by horse and buggy and her mother worked for Levi Strauss and H & L Block making jeans and airmen's jackets."
Keywords: Wallace, Annie Guardino; Italian Americans
|Add Bonn - Bonn, Add, 1911-|
"Add [Adrienne] Bonn recalls life in the San Francisco Mission District, where she was born and raised from 1911 through the 1930s, and her subsequent years (through the present) in the Russian Hill/North Beach districts."
Keywords: Bonn, Add, 1911-; Artists
|John Valentini - Valentini, John|
"John Valentini is a third generation owner of A. Cavalli & Co., an Italian bookstore in North Beach. The family bought the business from another Italian family, the Cavallis, in the late 1930's. The Cavallis had started it in 1880 to serve the San Francisco Italian community."
Keywords: Valentini, John; Cavalli family; A. Cavalli & Co. (San Francisco, Calif.); Booksellers and bookselling; Booksellers and bookselling; Italian Americans
|Richard Monaco - Monaco, Richard|
"Richard Monaco recalls Italian-American life in San Francisco's North Beach in the 1930s and 1940s."
Keywords: Monaco, Richard; Monaco, J. B., 1856-1938; Photographers
|B. J. Papa - Papa, B. J., 1936-2008|
"B.J. Papa, a jazz musician, band leader and composer, remembers his adventures in North Beach, San Francisco, from 1955 to the present."
Keywords: Papa, B. J., 1936-2008; Jazz musicians; Pianists; Nightclubs
|Virginia and Elios Anderlini - Anderlini, Elios|
"The Anderlinis recall their almost ninety years of residence on San Francisco's Telegraph Hill (from 1913 to 2000)."
Keywords: Anderlini, Elios; Anderlini, Virginia; Lawyers; Italian Americans
|David Myrick - Myrick, David F|
"David Myrick recalls his life on San Francisco's Telegraph Hill between 1952 and 1981. He is the author of books on San Francisco and on western railroads."
Keywords: Myrick, David F; Authors
|Thomas Cara - Cara, Thomas|
Interview dates, Nov. 14, 1993 and Feb. 27, 1994 ; transcript dates, 2006 and 2006
Keywords: Cara, Thomas; Businessmen; Italian Americans; House furnishings industry and trade